Dolmabahçe Palace

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Dolmabahçe Palace
Dolmabahçe Palace.JPG
Dolmabahçe Palace as seen from the Bosphorus
Dolmabahçe Palace is located in Istanbul
Dolmabahçe Palace
General information
TypePalace (1856–1922)
Architectural styleBaroque, Rococo, Neoclassical
LocationIstanbul, Turkey
Coordinates41°02′22″N 29°00′06″E / 41.03944°N 29.00167°E / 41.03944; 29.00167Coordinates: 41°02′22″N 29°00′06″E / 41.03944°N 29.00167°E / 41.03944; 29.00167
Construction started1843
Completed1856
ClientOttoman sultans
OwnerTurkish state
Design and construction
ArchitectGarabet Balyan

Dolmabahçe Palace is a palace in the Beşiktaş district of Istanbul, Turkey. It was the main administrative center of the Ottoman Empire from 1856 to 1922. Construction of the palace started in 1843.[1]

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